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Christian Walters
El Cerrito, CA
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A 40-year-old Las Cruces, NM mother Magdo Haro was taken into custody on Tuesday for physically and sexually abusing her 17-year-old daughter in response to her daughter being a lesbian. The daughter's name has been kept secret to protect her.... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Towleroad
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Crooner Scott Spark just released a new song/music video entitled "Tag Along." It's a sweet-if-standard story of a failed relationship and love lost with just a dash of a voyeuristic vibe, but the pleasant little tweak is that the music... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Towleroad
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Foil: it both protects your food from spoilage and your brain from indoctrination by the Illuminati. Just ask Weird Al Yankovic as he performs his tin-foil hat trick follow-up to the pedantic "Word Crimes" and star-studded "Tacky" with "Foil", a... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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It's a sensible question: why is the brain, arguably the most important organ in an animal's body, covered in a thin bone shell on a stalk rather than behind the protection of the central body mass? In short, it's because... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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Reality show star Todd Chrisley of USA's Chrisley Knows Best has had to field gay rumors in the past, notably in a piece for People Magazine this past March. In an interview with TheWrap, Chrisley put the rumors to rest:... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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The Potato Salad Kickstarter project enjoyed its brief moment in the sun, wonderfully mocking the silly projects that sometimes wind up on the crowdfunding site. However, it was not so rare a project as one might think, and a great... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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The plight of gay Ugandans is well-known here, but it hasn't gone unnoticed by the rest of the world. A group of Quakers calling themselves Friends New Underground Railroad (FNUR) formed to take action and help gays and lesbians in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2014 at Towleroad
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Remember how Fox & Friends host Heather Nauert was so confused by Illinois State University's "all-gender" bathrooms that she and her staff laughed openly on camera? They thought that was a well worth going back to, so on Thursday host... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at Towleroad
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The Heise Park Pool in Galion, Ohio is a popular destination for residents during the summertime and offers a discounted pass for families. Melody Mohn and her wife applied for a Family Pass so that they could take their three... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at Towleroad
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What happens when a guy with no reservations and a megaphone delivers compliments to random passerby while driving around town? Some mild confusion, some awkward smiles, and a whole lot of "Thank yous." It's an exceptionally charming video, and you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at Towleroad
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Isn't this the very thing that led to Rick Santorum's "Google problem"? Fox News talking head and quack psychiatrist Keith Ablow weighs in on California Governor Jerry Brown's decision to replace the terms "husband" and "wife" with "spouse" in the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at Towleroad
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So much for that Foreign Ministry statement claim that the "Government of Uganda … will continue to guarantee equal treatment of all persons on the territory of Uganda.” Just two days after that statement was released in an attempt to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at Towleroad
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Well this is bound to go over well and not incite any sort of backlash: Mayor Gianluca Buonanno of Borgosesia and Italian MP for the Northern League has proposed penalizing any forms of homosexual public displays of affection, such as... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at Towleroad
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Setting a first for San Diego this week, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer hoisted rainbow Pride flags over the city's Gaslamp Quarter, placing the last two of the 124 total flags himself. The flags were to celebrate the 40th anniversary of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at Towleroad
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Despite all of the legal wins being made in terms of LGBT advancement and equality, some politicians still feel that running on an anti-gay, anti-sodomy platform is a winning issue. Bob Frey of Minnesota is one of those politicians. Frey... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Just a few days ago Pride in Kyiv (or Kiev, if you prefer) was cancelled when city authorities cowardly backed out, stating that they wouldn't be able to provide protection for the marchers, despite being able to do so the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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West Virginia isn't known for being hospitable to anyone who is LGB or T, and as is so unfortunately often the case trans people tend to get it the worst. On May 10, 52-year-old Mount Storm resident Trudy Kitzmiller went... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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Music-mixing duo Pomplamoose have dropped a new cover, building up to the July 29th release of their new album. This time around they perform an electronic cover of The Beatles' "Come Together", and much like their Pharrell mashup "Happy Get... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at Towleroad
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Continuing his obsession for all things hell-bound, Colorado GOP legislature candidate Gordon Klingenschmitt took to his show "Pray In Jesus Name" to proclaim that when Jesus returns he will overrule the decisions of the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, who... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at Towleroad
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In news that should surprise approximately no one, a virulently anti-gay Catholic church leader is being investigated for sexual impropriety with other males. Minnesota's Archbishop John Nienstedt is presently under investigation for inappropriate sexual conduct with seminarians, priests, and other... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at Towleroad
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No matter what, everything is offensive to someone, somewhere, and this past Pride the San Francisco activist group 'Gay Shame' took umbrage with Kink.com's prison-themed "Prison of Love" party. Some 150 members of the group collected outside The Armory to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at Towleroad
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Combating homophobia based on theology and "sincerely held" personal beliefs can be a nigh-insurmountable task given the high degree of subjectivity involved in both. Economics professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst Lee Badgett decided she would try a different... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2014 at Towleroad
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Springboarding from Pope Francis' remarks about how the devil wants to destroy families, Matt Barber took to the "Faith and Freedom" radio broadcast to claim that the creation of gay marriages is the brainchild of Satan. Said Barber: Marriage is... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2014 at Towleroad
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Former Entertainment Weekly writer Grady Smith put up a blog post in May titled "Coming Out As A Christian" wherein he described living a "closeted" life at his job, fearful of letting slip that he was particularly religious. This would... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2014 at Towleroad
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Last Thursday's Trailblazers on Logo featured a special performance of "Chandelier" by Sia and the NYC Gay Men's Chorus. As she has been in all her recent performances, Sia sang on a platform off to the side of the audience... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2014 at Towleroad
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